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inspirational and interesting design finds.

archive: 2010 January


color theory for designers

01/31/10

artother

targeted mostly at web designers, but still useful for others as well, smashing magazine starts a three-part series on color.

colortheory

weight is the enemy

01/23/10

businessdesigner/studiomanufacturer

“as far as i was concerned, it never was a feud; detroit simply had no use for my ideas as long as the public wanted large cars with all their accessories, which detroit could sell, inducing higher price tags.

and businessmen rarely express appreciation for ideas that may lower their income. in point of fact, they wouldn’t have; while detroit was building gas guzzlers, the germans and japanese, with their more modest cars, ran away with the world market.”

- raymond loewy, industrial design, 1979loewycover

diy chandelier

01/09/10

designer/studiolighting

can’t spend the $5000+ on the real thing? download lindsey adelman’s instructions to build your own diy chandelier.

diy-chandelier

viccarbe

01/03/10

furnituremanufacturer

spanish furniture company viccarbe.

viccarbe